Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/13/2012

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Receipts:  1443    Last Week:  2704    Year Ago:  2494
 
   Compared to last week, best quality and thinner fleshed offerings sold
firm to 4.00 higher; lesser quality and fleshier sold weak to 3.00 lower.
Slaughter cows sold mostly steady with breakers 1.00 to 2.00 lower.  Cows
and bulls were 16 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and
bulls were 63 percent of the run; heifers 37 percent.  Near 62 percent of
feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11    431-440     434    227.50-230.00     229.08
   22    468-491     485    203.50-215.00     208.76
    3      455       455       184.00         184.00   Fleshy

    6    515-543     528    198.00-202.00     199.98
    3      525       525       189.00         189.00   Fleshy
   24    569-598     581    183.75-189.50     186.67

    3      608       608       172.00         172.00
   13      613       613       185.50         185.50   Thin Fleshed
   18    651-683     656    156.50-170.25     166.55

   17    723-748     745    158.00-165.00     161.15
   25    704-712     708    168.25-172.50     170.45   Thin Fleshed
   67    754-762     760       150.85         150.85

   45    815-840     826    145.50-146.75     145.81
   60    877-889     881    146.85-147.85     147.50

   44    922-932     927    143.00-145.85     144.22
   11      999       999       140.00         140.00

   57     1005      1005       145.75         145.75

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    340-345     342    210.00-225.00     215.05
    5    355-395     371    216.00-224.00     221.44
   15    400-445     420    204.00-234.00     221.22
    8      494       494       209.50         209.50
   13    511-545     525    190.00-207.00     197.59
   18    552-562     559    190.25-199.00     192.40
   12    635-640     640    159.25-175.00     160.55
    5    655-688     672    166.00-171.00     168.36
   12    797-798     798    140.00-144.25     143.19
    8      801       801       144.85         144.85

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      323       323       200.00         200.00
    9    375-389     386    188.00-210.00     200.75

    6    400-437     430    166.00-187.50     178.01
   36    450-498     473    166.00-184.25     178.40

   16    505-513     510    176.50-182.25     179.85
   25    551-576     565    160.25-174.25     166.03

   31    610-618     615    153.75-164.75     159.16
   26    661-664     663    154.10-159.50     155.76

   11    701-738     725    145.25-149.25     146.66
    9      756       756       129.75         129.75   Fleshy

    3      808       808       135.25         135.25
   21    852-878     870    134.75-136.75     136.09

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   14    350-391     380    184.00-207.00     194.31
   10    405-438     420    166.00-188.50     178.89
   11    465-495     482    153.00-178.50     173.54
    9    507-530     518    169.00-175.00     173.11
   27    558-587     572    149.75-168.00     160.11
    4      550       550       145.00         145.00   Fleshy
   12    603-620     610    146.50-159.75     151.25
    3      600       600       144.50         144.50   Fleshy
   25    678-693     690    137.50-155.00     139.96
    6    700-720     712    140.00-143.25     142.70
   14    761-768     763    137.75-143.25     141.67

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12      586       586       146.25         146.25
    4      789       789       125.00         125.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9      398       398       240.00         240.00
    3      413       413       210.00         210.00
   17    455-499     478    199.00-214.00     202.29
    6    517-535     520    191.00-199.00     197.63
    3    550-585     567    171.50-187.00     178.34
    5      642       642       171.00         171.00
    9    655-671     667    151.00-159.00     157.69

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Kingsville, MO 
         Richard Kramer, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS760.txt

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